Larry R. Jones, 79, Jasper

Larry R. Jones, 79, of Jasper, died Tuesday, March 24, at his home. He was born in Velpen December 1, 1940, to Paskel and Helen (McClure) Jones. He married LuCinda Gutgsell February 15, 1974.

Larry attended grade school in Velpen and graduated from Otwell High School. He was a lifelong truck driver. He was a member of Jasper Moose Lodge 1175 and the Huntingburg Fraternal Order of Eagles.

He is survived by his wife, LuCinda “Cindi” Jones; three sons, John Jones and wife Maria, Coe, Jerry Jones, Oakland City, and Joseph Jones and wife Sara, Washington; two daughters, Lydia Jones-Horvath and husband Mike, Indianapolis, and Angela Jones, Vincennes; one brother, Sam Jones, Duff; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister-in-law, Janice Jones.

Private services will be held at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg Saturday with burial following in Augusta Cemetery. Online condolences can be shared at